Month: February 2017

Parliamentary meeting highlighting British Photonics

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Earlier this week, two of our representatives attended a Parliamentary meeting held at the Thames pavilion within the Houses of Parliament, London, to raise awareness of the importance of British Photonics. During the 2 hour session, MPs met with companies within the photonics industry to understand the rate at which the market is growing […]

February 24th, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum takes part in the mannequin challenge

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The mannequin challenge has recently taken the internet by storm, with people captured frozen in time in a specific environment. Here at Laser Quantum, we have filmed our very own mannequin challenge for a ‘behind the scenes’ look into one of our working labs, where our laser manufacturing takes place. The video offers insight […]

February 22nd, 2017 | Company News, Videos

Raising the awareness of British Photonics

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] On February 21st, two representatives from Laser Quantum will be visiting London to meet with MPs to highlight the importance of British Photonics, the impact it makes on the UK, the economy and its potential for future economic growth. This action group, set up by Carol Monaghan, MP for Glasgow North West, will exhibit […]

February 15th, 2017 | Company News

Practical guide to the realization of a convertible optical trapping system

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Chenglong Zhao, an assistant professor at the University of Dayton, Ohio, has recently published a ‘Practical guide to the realization of a convertible optical trapping system’ in the Optics Express. Using a Laser Quantum ventus, Prof Zhao provides a detailed guide to the construction of a convertible optical trapping system for either single-beam or […]

February 14th, 2017 | Company News

Congratulations to our Laser Quantum author!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] We would like to say congratulations to our own Dr. Matthew Cliffe who has recently published a text book. The ‘Longitudinally Polarised Terahertz Radiation for Relativistic Particle Acceleration’ titled book is available on Amazon; published by Springer Theses. Matthew completed his PhD at The University of Manchester in photon physics; during his PhD he […]

February 6th, 2017 | Company News

Product of the month: venteon OPCPA

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The first commercial Optical Parametric Chirped Pulse Amplifier (OPCPA) system provides a unique combination of a few-cycle pulse duration of <8 fs, with energy in the µJ-regime at a high repetition rate of 200 kHz or higher. The excellent output stability and the ability for CEP stabilisation turns this amplifier system into the ideal […]

February 2nd, 2017 | Applications, Company News